Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
Pleiadi M45, 



    
        

            Gianluca Zuddas
Pleiadi M45
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Pleiadi M45

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Nikon Nikkor50mm f/1.4 AF-S G
Imaging Cameras
Nikon D90
Mounts
Astrotrac 320X-AG
Software
Adobe Lightroom

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 19, 2016
Frames:
1×119(1′ 59″)
Integration:
1′ 59″
Avg. Moon age:
11.64 days
Avg. Moon phase:
89.36%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 968163

RA center: 03h46m57s.4

DEC center: +24°1557

Pixel scale: 9.804 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -154.254 degrees

Field radius: 2.943 degrees

Resolution: 620x412

File size: 83.3 KB

Locations: Sinnai, Sinnai, Cagliari, Italy

Description

First attempt with new mount Astrotrac.

Polar alignment isn't perfect and the moon shines in the dark sky.

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Pleiadi M45, 



    
        

            Gianluca Zuddas